Florentine (about 1500)

St Jerome in the wilderness Florence, about 1500 Engraving Plate: 222 x 282 mm  Mount: 405 x 557 mm The scholar St Jerome retired to the Syrian Desert to live in seclusion as a hermit. He is depicted in a traditional manner; dishevelled and semi-naked, with a rock for beating his breast. His customary attributes, … Read more